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Victoria is a professionally trained Garden Designer based in Chislehurst, South East London.  Victoria creates designs bespoke to the requirements of each client, both practically and aesthetically with a strong focus on beautiful contemporary design.

 

Victoria has assisted MSGD and RHS Award winning designers on their projects and Chelsea Show gardens. Experiencing the exceptional detail involved in the design, planting and hard landscaping has given her an excellent eye in her own designs.

ABOUT VICTORIA

 

After graduating with a master's degree in Astrophysics Victoria went on to work and qualify as an Actuary based in London. Following her career change she started her horticulture career at the internationally renowned Great Dixter House and Gardens in East Sussex in a volunteer role. Here Victoria developed a deep horticultural knowledge and understanding of garden management. Known for its innovative planting, Dixter has inspired Victoria's interest in unusual plants and creative combinations, particularly the use of exotics, working them into more traditional planting.

Victoria has assisted MSGD and RHS award winning designer Jilayne Rickards on her CAMFED Garden for the Chelsea Flower Show in 2019, experiencing the exceptional detail involved in creating a Gold Medal winning garden.

Since graduating Victoria has worked on a number of exciting projects prior to entering a show garden at BBC Gardeners World Live, earning her a Gold medal in 2021.

Victoria achieved a Diploma in Garden Design from the hugely respected Capel Manor College in Regent's Park London. Additionally, Victoria holds an RHS Level 2 Diploma in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture.

Victoria is a Pre-Registered member of the Society of Garden Designers. She is based in South East London.